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Doris Wagner
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University of Alberta

Useful Databases for Related Subjects

Using this guide

The resources listed in this guide are suggested for finding primary, secondary, and tertiary sources relating to the histories and cultures of the Greek and Roman world from the Mycenaean period (c. 1600 B.C) to the end of the reign of Justinian (565 A.D.). Use the tabs to the left of the screen to navigate to titles on archaeology/epigraphy, language, literature, myths, and maps. The Classic tipsheets linked under the home page tab will provide information, for example, on citing classical texts and classical abbreviations.

Interdisciplinary Databases

Find articles, books, book chapters

Ebook and journal collections with significant content for Classics:

Specialized Classics Databases:

Greek and Latin Text Series

Reference Sources

Reference Resources for Classics

Classics Call Numbers - Browse the shelves

You can browse the shelves in Rutherford Library North to see print books arranged by subject. This can be a useful discovery method, but keep in mind that many books are in off-site storage and many are ebooks, so you will be browsing a sub-set of the collection.
Call Numbers (Click to see list)

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